Alexander String Quartet
Sunday, March 26, 2017
Single Tickets: $48 Adult; $45 Senior; $15 Gen Y&Z (30 and under)
Phone: (650) 762-1130
Members of the Music at Kohl family for many years and San Francisco’s own chamber music royalty, the Alexander String Quartet returns to our stage with a program that includes the West Coast premiere of a new work written for the quartet by award-winning British composer Tarik O’Regan. Completing the “family reunion”, Burlingame-born cellistEric Gaenslen, formerly of the Rossetti String Quartet, joins the Alexander to perform Schubert’s final chamber work, the monumental String Quintet in C Major.
Concert begins at 7 pm. Pre-Concert Talk by musicologist Kai Christiansen begins at 6 pm. A complimentary Reception with Artist follows the concert.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
String Quartet in D Major, K. 499, “Hoffmeister”
“Gradual” (Written for the Alexander String Quartet, 2016- West Coast premiere)
String Quintet in C Major, Op. 163, D. 956